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LONDON: In a welcome move that upholds the long espoused principle that politics should be kept out of international sport, the ATP, WTA and International Tennis Federation (ITF) late Friday confirmed that this year's Wimbledon Grand Slam has been stripped of ranking points.

Reason: The decision by the Lawn Tennis Association (LTA), UK's governing body for tennis, following on from Russia's invasion of Ukraine, to ban Russian and Belarusian players from participating in the sport's only grass court Grand Slam.

May 19, 2022 20:05
PULA, Croatia: Top 12 Group have partnered with ATP and IMG to launch a new series of tennis events as part of the ATP Champions Tour.  The Legends Team Cup – ATP Champions Tour will pit two teams of tennis legends against each other across three competitive three-day tournaments, with the first event set to take place in Pula, Croatia from 1-4 August.
Apr 21, 2022 14:04
THE ATP AND WTA HAVE CRITICISED the unprecedented decision by Wimbledon authorities to ban Russian and Belarusian players from the 2022 tournament, in what is claimed by them to be a "strong" response to Russia's invasion of Ukraine. 
Nov 27, 2021 07:11
LONDON: The ATP has announced the calendar for the first half of the 2022 ATP Tour season, kicking off in January with the third edition of the ATP Cup in Sydney, Australia, through to the end of The Championships, Wimbledon in July. See Standings For ATP Cup
Oct 07, 2021 17:10
ATP and Infosys launch revamped stats center LONDON: Indian IT major Infosys, in partnership with the ATP Tour, have launched a suite of match stats and analysis tools designed to bring fans, coaches and media closer to the action of men's professional tennis.
Oct 05, 2021 16:10
LONDON: An Independent Safeguarding Report, commissioned by the ATP earlier in the season, has been completed. It represents a key element of the ATP’s overall safeguarding review to ensure all adults and minors involved in professional tennis are safe and protected from abuse.
Aug 25, 2021 18:08
LONDON: The ATP has announced a comprehensive review of safeguarding policies, in line with a commitment to ensure all adults and minors involved in professional tennis are safe and protected from abuse. The review has been led by the commissioning of an independent report, currently being compiled by a team of expert consultants.
Aug 19, 2021 08:08
ST PETERSBURG, FL, USA – The WTA and ATP on Wednesday announced Tennis United: CrossCourt, a continuation of the award-winning digital content series originally released during the 2020 suspended season. Back by popular demand, the reimagined project marks the first major co-branded initiative to debut since the two tours integrated marketing operations earlier this year.
Jul 30, 2021 13:07
LONDON: The ATP has partnered with three internationally acclaimed institutions to offer ATP members access to education opportunities, in line with a commitment to promoting welfare and development across its membership.
Jun 23, 2021 14:06
TORONTO: Professional Tennis Players Association (PTPA) co-founders Vasek Pospisil and World Number 1 Novak Djokovic have named Adam Larry executive director, enlisted Carrie Gerlach Cecil to lead brand and communications and appointed Bill Ackman, Michael Hirshfeld, Rebecca Macdonald, Katarina Pijetlovic and Anton Rabie to its advisory board.
Dec 17, 2020 12:12
LONDON: The ATP has announced an update to the 2021 ATP Tour calendar, outlining a revised schedule for the first seven weeks of the season as tennis continues to navigate its return during the COVID-19 pandemic.